Thomas Otto Logue
Thomas Otto Logue
  • October 18, 1932 - September 25, 2017
  • Ridgeland, Mississippi

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Major General Thomas O. Logue, Jr. of Ridgeland, Mississippi, passed away on Monday, September 25, 2017 at the age of 84.

He was born in Vicksburg, Mississippi on October 18, 1932 to Odette and Thomas Logue. Tom graduated high school in Vicksburg, received his MBA from USM, his PHD from Ole’ Miss. Additionally, one of his greatest achievements was becoming an Eagle Scout.

Tom proudly served his country by enlisting during the Korean Conflict and officially obtained the rank of General before his retirement.

Tom married Joyce Wilson on December 18, 1965. He worked as a Hospital CEO for 35 years and spent 15 years helping veterans receive their military benefits in Madison County. He is survived by his wife Joyce, his daughters Toni Dickerson (J.R.), Linda Carson, and daughter in law Judy Logue followed by grandchildren Alan LaGrone, Anthony LaGrone, Wil Carson, Matthew Logue, Rachel Carson, Jonathan Logue, Joseph Logue, and 7 great grandchildren. He is predeceased by his brother Otis Logue, son Thomas E. Logue, and his parents.

Visitation will be at 1:00 on Thursday at First Methodist Church of Madison with funeral service to follow at 2:00. The burial will take place at Parkway Memorial Cemetery.